(term) Sensitivity

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    Refers the amount of signal that is needed at an input for a device to deliver its rated output. A higher sensitivity is observed when the input signal is smaller for the given output and although this is generally preferred, too much sensitivity can result in a processor being overdriven by a preceding device.
     

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